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'Patsy and Loretta' highlights bond between iconic singers

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 16th - 9:10am

The new Lifetime film "Patsy and Loretta" highlights the unexplored friendship between two of country music's most powerful voices.

Hollywood 'fixer' Scotty Bowers dies; he wrote tell-all book

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 16th - 6:09am

Scotty Bowers, a self-described Hollywood "fixer" whose memoir offered sensational accounts of the sex lives of such celebrities as Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, has died. He was 96.

Musicians Hall of Fame to honor group with New Jersey roots

David Porter, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 16th - 5:12am

Seven years after hitting the road to perform and share their stories of recording with some of the biggest names in pop music, a New Jersey-based group of former A-list session musicians is being recognized for its efforts.

Crossover artist Lauren Daigle reigns at Dove Awards

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:00pm

Grammy-winning singer Lauren Daigle reigned at the 50th annual Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards on Tuesday, winning artist of the year, song of the year and pop/contemporary album of the year.

Gina Rodriguez apologizes for singing N-word lyric

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 3:10pm

Gina Rodriguez has apologized for singing along on her Instagram story to a Fugees verse that includes the N-word.

Q&A: Julie Andrews on new memoir and her 'second career'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 1:54pm

Julie Andrews hasn't appeared in front of the camera in a feature film for almost 10 years, but that doesn't mean the 84-year-old screen legend has slowed down. She's just moved on to other things, like voice work, book writing and even directing theater.

Meet the playwright behind a 'deeply raw space' on Broadway

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 12:03pm

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris has a rule that he doesn't cry in public. He broke that rule the night Rihanna attended his Broadway debut.

'Grease' spinoff set for new streaming service HBO Max

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 11:20am

A spinoff series inspired by the 1978 movie musical "Grease" has been ordered by HBO Max.

Manhattan prosecutor: 12 Gooding accusers could testify

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:54am

Up to a dozen accusers could testify at the sexual misconduct trial of Cuba Gooding Jr., a Manhattan prosecutor said Tuesday.

Vietnam bans animated 'Abominable' over South China Sea map

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:05am

Vietnam has pulled "Abominable" from theaters because the U.S.-Chinese-made animated movie showed a map supporting Chinese claims to the disputed South China Sea.

Author of 'Wreck This Journal' works on project for kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:02am

Author Keri Smith is bringing the wreckage to a new group of readers.

AP Exclusive: Julie Andrews reflects on her Hollywood years

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:43am

Everyone is on their best behavior when Julie Andrews is around.

Ex-inmate Cyntoia Brown-Long argues for redemption in memoir

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:39am

Cyntoia Brown-Long, now 31 years old, knows as much about life in prison as she does about being free.

Houston, Notorious B.I.G. nominated for rock hall of fame

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:26am

The late musical icons Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the 16 acts nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class.

Houston, Notorious B.I.G. nominated for rock hall of fame

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:06am

The late musical icons Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the 16 acts nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class.

Will Patton to narrate Dylan's cult publication 'Tarantula'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:02am

Bob Dylan's "Tarantula," a stream-of-consciousness work first released in 1971, is finally coming out in audio.

Brazen thief steals $20,000 Dali artwork in San Francisco

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 6:31pm

A brazen thief stole a Salvador Dali etching valued at $20,000 from a San Francisco gallery, then walked off down the street with the work in his hand.

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo split Booker Prize as judges break prestigious literary award's single-winner rule

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 2:53pm

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo split Booker Prize as judges break prestigious literary award's single-winner rule.

Kevin Smith crafts his 'real big cinematic gravestone'

Ryan Pearson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 12:25pm

Twenty-five years after "Clerks," Kevin Smith says he's crafted his "real big cinematic gravestone."

Trump calls for Spicer votes on 'Dancing with the Stars'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:00am

President Donald Trump is trying to influence votes on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."